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Assistant Project Manager

Centric Construction Group
Kansas City, MO
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Our projects are about more than concrete, steel, and wood. More than square footage and floor plans. Our projects are about technical innovation and complex problem-solving. They are about pioneering possibilities and building something for the first time - ever. They are about saying yes when others said no. About driving social movement, advancement, and change. We are a family of dreamers and doers, innovative pioneers in construction, and nimbler problem solvers.

Position Objective

The Assistant Project Manager is a key operational position for the organization and serves as a point of contact for internal and external parties during the construction phase of the project. This

position is responsible for both project and field management aspects of the job and ensures projects are completed on time, within budget and according to client expectations.

Essential Job Functions

  • Control time, cost and quality of a construction project through careful schedule management, coordination of subcontractor work, and quality oversight
  • Work with the Senior Project Manager and key decision maker in the field to identify worksite assignments, ensure the project is appropriately resourced, materials are available, and daily field operations are on track
  • Supervise the work quality, timeliness and overall performance of subcontractors, vendors, and suppliers and initiate corrective action if any of these aspects jeopardize the success of the project
  • Proactively identify project areas that are failing to meet expectations and identify methods to resolve issues to get projects back in line with financial, operational and scheduling requirements
  • Partner with the Centric Field and Safety Manager to maintain a safe work site environment that is in compliance with local, state and federal safety regulations
  • Build effective working relationships with architects, subcontractors, vendors and suppliers in order to complete projects on time and ensure Centric is seen as a professional in our industry
  • Assist Lead Project Manager with project communication by facilitating internal and external meetings, keeping work schedules updated and completing weekly status reports
  • Ensure clients receive frequent communications regarding the status of the project and are made aware of viable options to problem-solve challenges

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum (3) years of experience in a commercial construction setting performing both project management and direct field supervision
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, project management, or an equivalent combination of closely related education and construction experience
  • Basic knowledge of project management and scheduling software
  • Valid driver’s license in required
  • OSHA-10 and First-AID/CPR certifications are required within 30 days of hire
  • Previous experience in the supervision of suppliers and subcontractors on a job site

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Demonstrates innovative problem solving that considers all facts and points of view on the issue to be resolved
  • Strong ability to prioritize and develop work schedules that incorporate multiple people and factors
  • Maintains composure and professionalism in difficult situations and effectively resolves conflicts
  • Excellent communication skills, both in writing and face-to-face
  • Strong ability to build relationships and influence others into action
  • Able to move ideas from brainstorm to strategy to implementation
  • Embraces technology and is able to use it in ways that support project success and client satisfaction

Superior Benefits Package

  • Unlimited PTO
  • One month Sabbatical after seven years of continuous service
  • Affordable, quality medical, dental and vision insurance
  • HSA with company match
  • Company paid life and disability insurance
  • Company provided phone, laptop and iPad
  • 401k plan with company contributions
  • 529e college savings plan with company contributions
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Student loan repayment assistance

Apply below to join our excellent team of innovative pioneers in construction!

Centric Construction Group


Kansas City, MO
64108 USA



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